Keys to the Past

Netherton (Netherton with Biddlestone)

The earliest record of a settlement at Netherton is in 1296. A series of documents and surveys record details of the population from the 13th century onwards. No trace of the medieval village can be seen today, but it probably lay in the same position as the present village, on the banks of the Netherton Burn.

Reference number:N1133
Historical period: Medieval (1066 to 1540)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Netherton with Biddlestone
Local History of Netherton with Biddlestone


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